Sunquest Information Systems: Six Steps to position your lab as a strategic pillar of the health system

As the focus in U.S. healthcare shifts from volume to value, patient outcomes are replacing revenue as a central measure of health system success. Have you adapted your view of the laboratory and its capacity to support the strategic objectives of the health system? Are you demonstrating the true value of the lab within a value-based paradigm, as well as the impact lab services can make on the organization’s strategic imperatives? If not, the time to begin is now.

Keywords: 
lab leader, laboratory, health system strategic plan